Car Batteries for 1997 Chevrolet Astro

The Right Battery Size for a 1997 Chevrolet Astro

Not sure what battery to get for your Chevrolet Astro? Use this chart to find the right battery size and CCAs for your Chevrolet Astro.

Battery Engine Warranty Cold Cranking Amps
MT-78 V6/4.3L Replacement 24 months Performance 60 months 770
MTP-78DT V6/4.3L Replacement 30 months Performance 72 months 800
MTX-78 V6/4.3L Replacement 40 months Performance 36 months 740
BATTERIES

V6/4.3L

- Battery: MT-78

- Warranty: Replacement 24 months, Performance 60 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 770

V6/4.3L

- Battery: MTP-78DT

- Warranty: Replacement 30 months, Performance 72 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 800

V6/4.3L

- Battery: MTX-78

- Warranty: Replacement 40 months, Performance 36 months

- Cold Cranking Amps: 740

Buy the Right Battery for Your Chevrolet Astro

Sadly, your Chevrolet Astro won't last forever. Neither will its battery. On average, auto batteries last anywhere from three to five years. Check your battery regularly and replace it as needed so it doesn’t leave you and your Chevrolet Astro stranded. Pay attention to clues that your battery is on its way out. A sluggish engine start, a blinking battery or check engine light, swollen battery case, corroded battery terminals, or dim headlights can all be signs that your battery needs attention.

Plus, at Firestone Complete Auto Care, we’ll test your battery for free. With computerized testing we can see how much charge is left in your battery. Stop by for a free battery test and, if necessary, a battery replacement to help keep your 1997 Chevrolet Astro running! Car batteries are only one of our many strong suits. Our technicians are familiar with Chevrolet-specific recommendations for Astro battery cold cranking amps and reserve capacity. Get help identifying the type and size of battery that's best for your Astro, and schedule a weekday or weekend battery replacement service for your car.

Should You Choose Interstate Batteries for Your Astro?

We only want what’s best for your Chevrolet Astro, which is why we only carry top-of-the-line replacement parts and batteries. We install more than 700,000 car batteries a year using outrageously dependable Interstate Batteries. Interstate leads the way in terms of car battery reliability, performance, and innovation. Pop the hood of any Chevrolet Astro and you may find a trusty Interstate Battery. Their tried and true products are commonly used in forklifts commercial trucks, UTVs, and fishing boats. Your 1997 Chevrolet Astro needs a reliable battery to run optimally. That's Interstate: Outrageously Dependable®.

Making Your Astro’s New Battery Last

Have you recently had a fresh battery installed in your Chevrolet Astro? Congrats! Give your new car battery the best start with proper care. You can take care of your battery by cutting back on unnecessary short trips, keeping your battery posts clean, and not using electronics such as the radio and power outlets when the engine is off.

Commonly Asked Astro Battery Questions

Turn to Firestone Complete Auto Care for answers to all your car battery questions. If you have a Astro-specific battery question, visit your nearest store. Our technicians are happy to help.

  • Why won't my Astro battery stay charged? A battery is in its final hour when it will no longer hold a charge. It may be getting old. Or, you may have a habit of leaving your car doors open and the dome lights on during the night. Stop by for a free battery test at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care and get a handle on your car battery’s health.
  • What do you do with my old Astro battery? We recycle it, taking care of both your car and the Earth.
  •  How much do Chevrolet Astro batteries cost? Chevrolet Astro batteries can be affordable, especially when there's an available battery coupon. And, all Interstate Batteries have a limited-time free replacement and performance warranty.

Get a Battery for Your Chevrolet Astro

Don't let a failing battery slow you down. Shop replacement batteries for 1997 Chevrolet Astros today and schedule a quick installation at Firestone Complete Auto Care.